Sprint announces new data plans for tablets, other mobile broadband devices

Sprint today announced a pair of new data plans for their Mobile Broadband devices, including tablets, dedicated mobile hotspot devices, USB modems, netbooks and notebooks.  Customers can select from 6GB  plan for $49.9/month or 12GB of data for $79.99/month.   With 20 percent more data than what Verizon and AT&T offer their subscribers, these plans work for either 3G or 4G data connectivity.